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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Michael Kelly

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From the Garden: Looks aren't everything - consider growing celeriac in this year's veg patch
It is a delicious vegetable included in mashed potato or even grated raw.
From the Garden: Growing tired of leftover turkey? Put it in a pie
It’s time to start thinking about next year’s garden as 2020 creeps ever-closer.
From the Garden: Get over your squeamishness - manure is gold dust for your veg patch
In other news, here’s a recipe for some creamy Brussels sprouts to posh up your Christmas dinner.
From the Garden: Making the most of polytunnel growing this winter
I feel blessed to have so much delicious, nutritious food to hand, writes Michael Kelly.
From the Garden: Food could be the biggest asset of all if climate change worsens
Growing your own food could be even more important in the future, writes Michael Kelly.
From the Garden: Using celeriac in more than just mashed potatoes
As Winter begins, there’s no better time to pickle some chilis or cook with more root vegetables, writes Michael Kelly.
From the Garden: Using seaweed to compost at home before winter hibernation
Roasting root vegetables has become a staple in our house, writes Michael Kelly.
From the Garden: Harvesting, storing and pickling fresh pears this season
It’s difficult to tell when pears are ripe but there is a knack to it, writes Michael Kelly.
From the Garden: Storing, drying and stewing a large harvest of apples this season
Having your own fruit trees is both a joy and a challenge.
From the Garden: Salvaging the last beets of the season and putting them in a kraut
Anyone growing beets will be preparing them for harvest next month.
From the Garden: What to do when you have an abundance of vegetables
Large amounts of veg can be used up and kept for later in many ways.
From the Garden: How to upgrade your composting system
A delicious courgette salad recipe and some top compost tips.
From the Garden: Braiding garlic and pulling onions with the kids
This week is all about the alliums and making a spicy tomato salad.
From the Garden: If your garden is blooming, it can sometimes be difficult to know what to cook
Too much cauliflower? There is a recipe for that, writes Michael Kelly.
From the Garden: Some notes on immature onions and homemade ratatouille
Immature onions and homemade ratatouille are the focus from the garden this week, writes Michael Kelly.
From the garden: 'It's ridiculous we spend money on vitamin C when blackberries rot in ditches all over Ireland'
This week, Michael Kelly has a recipe for blackberry crumble that’ll get some great vitamin C into your system.
When was the last time you had an Irish apple? 95% of ones we eat are imported
We have been conditioned to believe that there are just handfuls of apple varieties but, in fact, we have hundreds of native varieties in Ireland alone, writes Michael Kelly.
'Father Ted taught the Catholic Church how to laugh at itself'
But just how much of an impact did it have on the public?
Why this man is building a million euro centre for homegrown food in Waterford
There is too much “food apathy” out there – but Michael Kelly wants to change that.
Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
Everybody’s talking about Savita, arrests in connection with a murder, and a cash-in-transit robbery.
Two arrested over fatal shooting at Luas tracks
Michael Kelly was shot dead at the ‘Dry Canal’ as two trams were passing on 15 July.
Luas passengers who may have witnessed gangland killing asked to contact gardaí
Two Luas trams were passing the scene when 27-year-old Michael Kelly was gunned down at the Grand Canal last month.
Man questioned over Michael Kelly murder is released
There have been four previous arrests in connection with the killing, which happened close to the Luas line in Dublin 8 last month.
Four arrested in connection with murder of Michael Kelly in Dublin
The 27-year-old was shot at Grand Canal Place on 15 July.
Company hopes to make doing good deeds that little bit sweeter
Customers who visit the pop-up headquaters of smoothie company ‘Innocent’ will get a free smoothie in return for pledging to do something good in 2013.
Ryan brother charged over Michael Kelly shooting
Vincent Ryan appeared before the Special Criminal Court today.
Catholic church preparing for priestless parishes
The Irish Catholic newspaper has reported that Catholic bishops are drawing up radical new plans for laypeople-led Sunday services.
Irish priest returns home in middle of US sexual abuse trial
Fr Michael Kelly was due to give testimony yesterday afternoon but has instead returned home to Ireland.
The Daily Fix: Thursday
In tonight’s fix: One TD believes that Senator David Norris is an “active candidate” again; local residents worry about the size of the new children’s hospital and we check out what the rugby boys are doing down in NZ.